A huge boost for African movies once more, two of the continent’s talents – Terry Pheto from South Africa and Vector from Nigeria have received the nomination nod for British Urban Film Festival 2019.
Vector who is popular in the rap world in Nigeria and frequently listed amongst the greatest from the genre in the country, got the nod for his role in the movie Lara and the Beat, directed by Tosin Coker.
Watch the trailer below.
The movie tells the story of the Giwa Sisters who are facing financial troubles after their parents’ media empire hit the rock. The only way out is to work hard toward building their own future.
Terry Pheto’s presence in the movie Faces has also been noted by the award organizers. She has been nominated for the lead role for Best Feature Film. Faces, is directed by Nigerian director Joseph a. Adesunloye.
British Urban Film Festival 2019 takes place from September 1st to 7th in England.
Watch the trailer for Faces below.
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